Over 40 years of experience and know-how in the design and manifacturing of high tech electronic components dedicated to precision farming

Our History

MC Elettronica is a company that specialises in the design of sensors and “high tech” electronic components for agricultural machines, dedicated to PRECISION FARMING, able to accompany the user in all passages from sowing to harvesting.

MC Elettronica is still an independent family-owned company, which, with over 40 years of experience, dedicates its efforts to the development and manufacture of innovative standard or custom components for precision farming.

The company, characterised by high flexibility when it comes to the market’s many needs, aims to guarantee a high-quality service to customers, so that together they may face new markets, creating increasingly innovative and competitive products.

The high degree of innovation of the MC Elettronica product range has offered the Company the opportunity to provide its services to many International Manufacturers of the Agricultural sector.

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  • Our story
    1981

    Claudio Mantovani starts the activity in a 50 m2 workshop, designing the first electronic instruments to be used on the family’s agricultural vehicles.

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    1986

    • Creation of the MC ELETTRONICA brand name.
    • The company starts selling sowing control systems and hectare counters for the area’s farmers.

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    1987

    • The workshop is expanded to 300 m2.
    • Start of sales through the Italian dealer network.

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    1989

    • Update of the brand name.
    • Start of custom projects for Italian OEMs.

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    1991

    • Establishment of the new company “Sodotech”.
    • First gold medal at the competition for technological innovations for agriculture at the Agricultural Fair of Verona, for the creation of SODOSEM, an innovative piece of equipment for sowing on hard ground.

     

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    1993

    Second gold medal at the competition for technological innovations for agriculture at the Agricultural Fair of Verona, for the creation of a new seed drill for hard ground.

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    1995

    Extension of the sales network to OEM customers in Europe and Latin America.

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    1999

    Construction of a new 1700 m2 factory on an area of 5300 m2, with offices, laboratories and production area.

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    2000

    • Design of a new product range, which has adopted the CAN-BUS J1939 technology.
    • TÜV Italy certifies the company’s ISO 9001 / VISION 2000 quality management system.

     

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    2001

    • Start of the collaboration with Bondioli&Pavesi, which continues until 2008.
    • The brand name is updated.

     

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    2005

    MC Elettronica becomes a member of MIUR (Italian Ministry for Education, Universities and Research) and, at the same time, develops an ISOBUS 11783 software platform that allows communication between the tractor and agricultural equipment.

     

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    2008

    • Creation of a new product range with graphic displays.
    • The brand name is updated.

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    2009

    MC Elettronica is part of the AEF Italy consortium (Agricultural Industrial Electronics Foundation) to develop products with ISOBUS 11783 technology.

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    2013

    Restyling of the company’s headquarters: new offices, construction of a testing laboratory with adjacent anechoic chamber.

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    2014

    • Stipulation of a collaboration agreement between MC Elettronica and the CNR (Italian National Research Council) for the study and development of products for the Automotive sector.
    • The brand name is updated.

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    2016

    • Foundation of MC Academy.
    • Expansion of the distribution network throughout Europe.

     

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    2017

    • Start of collaboration with important partners in the Precision Farming sector (AvMap, Trimble, Topcon).
    • The company starts building components for precision sowing and row sowing.

     

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    2019

    • MC Elettronica earmarks 5 ha of land for experimental fields, aiming to test the new products on the field.
    • ISO 9001:2015 adaptation.

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    2020

    Extension of the production area to 500 m2.

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Head office

MC Elettronica S.r.l. Via Enrico Fermi, 450/486 45024 FIESSO UMBERTIANO - (ROVIGO) - ITALY

Contacts

TEL. +39 0425 754 713

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